Cerrophidion tzotzilorum

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Viperoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Cladus: Sarcopterygii
Cladus: Rhipidistia
Cladus: Tetrapodomorpha
Cladus: Eotetrapodiformes
Cladus: Elpistostegalia
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Reptiliomorpha
Cladus: Amniota
Classis: Reptilia
Cladus: Eureptilia
Cladus: Romeriida
Subclassis: Diapsida
Cladus: Sauria
Infraclassis: Lepidosauromorpha
Superordo: Lepidosauria
Ordo: Squamata
Subordo: Serpentes
Infraordo: Caenophidia
Superfamilia: Viperoidea

Familia: Viperidae
Subfamilia: Crotalinae
Genus: Cerrophidion
Species: Cerrophidion tzotzilorum

NameEdit

Cerrophidion tzotzilorum (Campbell, 1985)

  • Holotype: UTA R-9641, adult ♂, collected on 8 June 1979 by J.A. Campbell.
  • Type locality: “10.9 km ESE San Cristobal de Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, elevation 2320 m.”

CombinationsEdit

  • Bothrops tzotzilorum Campbell, 1985: 48 [original combination]
  • Porthidium tzotzilorumCampbell & Lamar, 1989: 327 [subsequent combination]
  • Cerrophidion tzotzilorumCampbell & Lamar, 1992: 26 [subsequent combination]

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: Tzotzil Montane Pit Viper
español: Nauyaca de montaña tzotzil